Sustainability

Resourcefully efficient

Economically minded right-hand man to Janez Potocnik, William Neale takes time out to talk to Charles Newman about his views on co-mingling, incentivising change and how we can all become more resource efficient

Economically minded right-hand man to Janez Potocnik, William Neale takes time out to talk to Charles Newman about his views on co-mingling, incentivising change and how we can all become more resource efficient.

Originally from Hull, the European Commision’s (EC’s) Member of the Cabinet of Janez Potočnik, William Neale, is a long way from Yorkshire. After having studied Economics and History (and then a Master’s in European Politics) at the University of Manchester and working for United Norwest Co-operatives, Neale moved to Belgium to work in management consultancy before joining the EC in 2000.